Tobacco use and cessation counseling--global health professionals survey pilot study, 10 countries, 2005.

  • Published 2005 in MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report


Tobacco use is projected to cause nearly 450 million deaths worldwide during the next 50 years. Health professionals can have a critical role in reducing tobacco use; even brief and simple advice from health professionals can substantially increase smoking cessation rates. Therefore, one of the strategies to reduce the number of smoking-related deaths is to… (More)